BuzzFeed is hiring a

Freelance Post Production Supervisor, Edit Video

Los Angeles, United States
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Freelance Post Production Supervisor, Edit Video

BuzzFeed is currently seeking an experienced freelance Post Production Supervisor to support a reality based competition style show. The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years of Post Supervising experience with knowledge handing broadcast deliverables and the measured ability to lead a team.

Should have contacts for and be able to pull in great Editors, Asst. Editors, Colorists, and Post Sound Mixers. The show will be shot mostly in 4K with a quick turnaround and will need a compatible workflow.  This position is based in our LA office, and we offer competitive compensation and a super collaborative work environment overflowing with perks ranging from snacks and drinks.

Responsibilities:

  • This position requires an individual who is confident producing work with quick turn around.
  • Ability to create accurate budgets, schedules and timelines based off project’s specifications
  • Wrangle creatives & other collaborative team members
  • Book post production sessions through the various stages
  • Manage QC of final outputs and deliverables
  • Maintain regular communication with operations & project management teams
  • Work with legal and production management to compile clearances
  • Oversee day-to-day management of fast paced edit turnaround
  • Maintain Post Production-focused documentation for series wrap book
  • Ensure all deliverables cross the finish line on time

Requirements:

  • 3-5+ Years as an Post Production Supervisor required (freelance or staff)
  • Experience with medium-to-high budget shows at either major production companies/network.
  • Preferably looking for someone focused primarily on unscripted and reality content.
  • Strong computer and technical media skills (OS X, Adobe Creative Suite including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator and Media Encoder, DaVinci Resolve)
  • Knowledge of budgeting, scheduling, metadata, and technical delivery specifications
  • Ability to adapt to fast paced changes in production plan / schedules

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About BuzzFeed Motion Pictures (BFMP)

BuzzFeed Motion Pictures is one of the largest original content creators in the online video space, with 1.5 billion+ monthly views across all platforms. BFMP employs over 200 people across it's Hollywood based editorial and branded video teams.